The High Council of State (HCS) sent a letter to the House of Representatives (HoR) including the drafts for elections and constitution referendum laws, which the HCS voted for on December 26, 2017.
The High National Election Commission (HNEC) has extended the period for overseas voter registration until Monday 12 March. Overseas voter registration was due to end tomorrow.
Libya’s High National Election Commission (HNEC) announced that domestic voter registration closed at midnight last night, as had been previously announced.
The Egyptian initiative to unite the Libyan military is almost complete after several meetings were held between Libyan military officials who split up following the outbreak of the revolution in February 2011 and the death of Moammar Gadhafi. The initiative aims at laying out the structure of the Libyan unified army. …
Supreme Court rules that its not within jurisdiction of Beida court to rule on constitutional affairs – clears way for HoR to legislate for a referendum
The Administrative Circuit of Libya Supreme Court in Tripoli ruled that it is not within the jurisdiction of the lower court in the eastern city of Beida to decide on matters relating to the affairs of the constitution.
Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) announced yesterday that one million women have now registered on the election register.
The UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, announced yesterday that requirements are still needed to be met before elections can be held in Libya.
Since 2011, Libya’s path to democracy has been unclear. The United Nations’ (UN) inability to bring warring factions to the negotiating table has left the country in chaos. While negotiations have failed, the UN is pushing to hold elections in 2018. Given the chaos in the country, however, will the …
The High National Elections Commission (HNEC) has announced the requirements for registering Libyan voters abroad.
On January 10, 2018 the United Nations endorsed the UN Support Mission in Libya’s (UNSMIL) intention to hold national elections by the end of 2018, led by the new UN Special Envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame. So far, more than 2,000,000 citizens (about 32 percent of the adult population) are already registered …